Reception Class Teacher, Bristol, City of

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Cathedral Primary SchoolBristol, City of

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Start date: As soon as possible
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Main Scale
Contract term: Fixed Term
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Cathedral Primary School

Reception Classroom Teacher

CST Pay Spine - Main Scale


Full Time Fixed Term Contract until 31 August 2020

Applications are invited from charismatic, enthusiastic and suitably qualified teachers for this exciting, rewarding and demanding post.  

Cathedral Primary School is a free school which opened in September 2013. From September 2015 the school became a two form entry and once full will have 420 children aged 4-11. 

The Head Teacher is looking to recruit an exceptional teacher who is an outstanding individual and as excited as we are about this opportunity. They must share the vision for Cathedral Primary School as a centre of excellence for primary education, grounded in a strong musical tradition. 

As the school grows, the candidate will have the opportunity to work closely with the Head Teacher as part of the Cathedral Schools Trust, to make a positive impact on the lives and experiences of the children, parents and carers of the community.

The Head Teacher wishes to appoint:

  • An individual who shares the vision for Cathedral Primary School as a centre of excellence for primary education and music;
  • An outstanding teacher with an excellent understanding of Primary provision;
  • Experience of teaching in EYFS, either in your current role or in your teaching practice; 
  • An outstanding and inspirational teacher who is committed to providing high quality learning and experiences for all children; 
  • A creative teacher who is enthusiastic about curriculum innovation and development; 
  • A teacher who appreciates the importance of a musically enriched curriculum;
  • An ambitious teacher who is committed to professional development.

Candidates are very welcome to visit the school. Applications from NQTs are also welcome.

Staff at Cathedral Primary School work in close partnership with BCCS one of Bristol’s most successful and oversubscribed state schools. This partnership offers our staff fantastic opportunities for personal and professional development and to work with a group of committed professionals within the Cathedral Schools Trust.



CST Pay Spine - Main Scale

Full Time Fixed Term Contract until 31 August 2020

Further information about the school can be found on our website

Informal enquiries may be made to Mrs Sara Yarnold, Head Teacher, via email to: 


Applications should be received by midnight on Sunday 10th November 2019.

Interviews will be held Tuesday 19th November 2019.

Please note that all posts at the School are subject to initial and periodic checks with the Disclosure and Barring Service as the school takes every measure possible to ensure the safeguarding of its students.

More about Cathedral Primary School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Free School
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 11 years
Address: College Square, Bristol, Avon, BS1 5TS, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 117 353 2052
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